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Research Training & Research Career Opportunities offered by the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

  • Extramural (Outside of NIH) - Learn about NIH-supported pre-doctoral and postdoctoral training opportunities at universities and other institutions across the country (extramural.) Here you will find information on a variety of training grants, fellowships, and loan repayment programs.

  • Intramural (Within NIH) - Visit this web site to learn about research and training opportunities at the NIH (intramural) ranging from summer programs for high school students through employment for postdoctoral scientists.

  • News - Our News page offers the latest information about changes that may affect our training programs.

  • Career Resources - The Career Resources page provides help in writing applications, interviewing, and career planning. Included are links to Postdoctoral Scholars Associations.

  • Q&A and FAQs - Answers to questions can be found on our Q & A page.

  • Use the e-mail links below to send us your comments and suggestions.
Intramural       Extramural
Sharon Milgram
Director, Office of Intramural Training and Education

Henry Khachaturian, Ph.D.
Acting NIH Research Training Officer

Michael Gottesman, M.D.
Deputy Director for Intramural Research
      Norka Ruiz Bravo, Ph.D.
Deputy Director for Extramural Research